Study: Worldwide ecommerce sales surge past $1 trillion

Dec 12, 2018 Missy Rogers

Company executives have heard for years that providing customers with electronic payments methods will be crucial - and apparently they have followed that advice.According to a recent eMarketer study, worldwide business-to-consumer ecommerce


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Alternative short term lending could spur small business growth in UK

Dec 12, 2018 Missy Rogers

Alternative short term lending could spur small business growth in UK

Lending in the United Kingdom has stagnated, and recent government initiatives to spur growth have proven largely unsuccessful, according to a recent BBC report. A study by the Public Accounts Committee revealed that the Treasury's


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Alternative short term lending could spur small business growth in UK

Dec 12, 2018 Missy Rogers

Alternative short term lending could spur small business growth in UK

Lending in the United Kingdom has stagnated, and recent government initiatives to spur growth have proven largely unsuccessful, according to a recent BBC report. A study by the Public Accounts Committee revealed that the Treasury's


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Consumers continue to borrow more

Dec 11, 2018 Missy Rogers

Consumers continue to borrow more

Between student loans, mortgages and car payments, consumer credit data is showing just how much United States citizens have borrowed in recent months. The economy experienced a general upswing in Q1 of 2014, as manufacturing, transportation,


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U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest in 5 years

Oct 26, 2013 Missy Rogers

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest in 5 years

The monthly employment rate report released by the United States Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics is usually released on the first Friday of the next month. However, the market is just now learning about the strides made last


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